Publisher Ideas From the Deep
contacted the FBI's intellectual crime division, accusing Take-Two Interactive
of having sold illegal copies of Bugdom
, under the Global Star
label, since January 2002. Take 2 had acquired the license in 2000 through the acquisition of Gathering
, but failed to keep it when they defaulted on the payment to Pangea. IFD picked up the license in January 2002, but Take 2 continued selling copies.